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Starting From AU$2,779.00 All inclusive price
Starting From AU$2,779.00 All inclusive price

STU Freestyle Tour - Brisbane to Cairns

A Queensland-focused, guided, flexible tour that hits all the best, sunny spots. Head all the way up to Cairns stopping at the best spots like Noosa, Airlie Beach, hidden waterfalls, world-heritage listed rainforest and tropical islands.

Our Stu Freestyle Tour was built to provide the ultimate Queensland adventure.

For 11 nights (with the option to hop-off and spend more time in your favourite places) you’ll see some of the most beautiful beaches and go on some pretty epic adventures.

Spend 3 days on Fraser Island (the world’s largest sand island), go sailing in the Whitsundays, and experience our Strademark Rainforest Experience, all included on the Stu Freestyle Tour.

Freestyle Tours include the first night's accommodation at each of Stray’s main overnight destinations, a selection of top-rated activities and some meals.

 

Day 1 : Brisbane (Arrival Day)
Check into your central located hostel and get ready for your epic East Coast adventure. Accommodation included: Central Brisbane accommodation Optional activities: Check out Southbank, visit the Museum of Brisbane.
Meals :None

Day 2 : Brisbane to Noosa or Rainbow Beach
We start our northbound journey heading toward the upmarket beach resort town of Noosa. Hop-off here or continue onto Rainbow Beach to start your Fraser Island adventure (make sure you’ve booked in the dates in advance with Stray). Once you’ve checked-in, you’ll have a safety briefing for your 4WD trip that starts the following morning. Accommodation: Noosa or Rainbow Beach accommodation Activities included: Carlo Sand Blow Walk Optional activities: Hop-off on the Gold Coast, Brisbane or Noosa.
Meals :None

Day 3 : Fraser Island
Wake up early and head out for your 3 days and 2 nights on Fraser Island. Whilst on Fraser you’ll experience the largest sand island in the world, go on a 4WD expedition, explore the island and check out incredible sites to snap epic pictures, swim in lakes, natural pools and the ocean all in paradise. Accommodation: Fraser Island accommodation Activities included: 4WD tour, guided island tour Optional activities: Walks, swimming
Meals :Lunch, Dinner

Day 4 : Fraser Island
Wake up early and head out for your 3 days and 2 nights on Fraser Island. Whilst on Fraser you’ll experience the largest sand island in the world, go on a 4WD expedition, explore the island and check out incredible sites to snap epic pictures, swim in lakes, natural pools and the ocean all in paradise. Accommodation: Fraser Island accommodation Activities included: 4WD tour, guided island tour Optional activities: Walks, swimming
Meals :Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 : Fraser Island to Rainbow Beach/Noosa
Today you’ll spend the morning walking through magical sand dunes and soak up the sun. You’ll return back to your original starting location of Rainbow Beach or Noosa. Accommodation: Noosa/Rainbow Beach accommodation Activities included: Beach walk
Meals :Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6 : Rainbow Beach to Emu Park
We have the morning to relax or do your choice of activities (extra cost), before heading to the train station to start our first train journey. We travel to Rockhampton then are met by a private bus, which takes us to Emu’s Beach Resort. We are welcomed onto the resort and find out more about tomorrow’s Treasure Island Adventure on Great Keppel Island. Accommodation: Emu’s Beach Resort Optional activities: Wild dolphin centre or sandboarding.
Meals :None

Day 7 : Emu Park to Airlie Beach
This morning we head to a tropical paradise like nowhere else on our Treasure Island Adventure. Our destination Great Keppel Island is located on the southern of the Great Barrier Reef with untouched coral, turtles, reef fish and manta rays all straight off the beach. Relax or have a go at snorkelling or kayaking (additional cost) before exploring the island. We have dinner at Emu’s Beach Resort before we catch the train in the evening and travel overnight to Airlie Beach – the gateway to the beautiful Whitsunday Islands. Note: Depending on which day you arrive into Emu Park, you may have an extra night. Accommodation: Overnight train Activities included: Treasure Island Adventure Optional activities: Snorkelling or kayaking at Great Keppel, lawn bowls.
Meals :Lunch, Dinner

Day 8 : Airlie Beach and Whitsunday Islands
We arrive into Airlie Beach early in time for you to set out on a day trip to the breathtaking Whitsunday Islands (Note: you can do the Whitsunday day tour on a later date if you wish to relax for a day or two first). These picturesque islands are set in the Great Barrier Reef and are home to some of the world’s most pristine beaches. You’ll go on an epic sailing adventure where you’ll visit Whitehaven beach and sail around the reef with various stops to get out and swim/snorkel, seeing plenty of marine life along the way. Accommodation: Airlie Beach accommodation
Meals :Lunch

Day 9 : Airlie Beach to Magnetic Island
We start early with a local bus to the train, a ferry out to beautiful ‘Maggie Island’, and a local transfer to the accommodation. There is much to explore on the island, as nearly 50% of it is National Park with amazing beaches and abundant wildlife. Your guide will join you on a walk around the Island; otherwise you can do more exploring or just relax by the pool. Note: Depending on which day you depart you may have a free day on Magnetic Island Accommodation: Magnetic Island accommodation Activities included: Fort’s Walk Optional activities: Diving, 4WDing in Barbie Cars
Meals :None

Day 10 : Magnetic Island to Tully Rainforest
We travel back to the mainland on the ferry, travel by train to Tully – getting in at around lunchtime. After we get off at Tully, we go on to embark on Stray’s signature Rainforest Experience. We travel by bus into the amazing rainforest of Tully Gorge National Park. Cool off with a swim in a beautiful swimming hole before a BBQ dinner and stories around the campfire. Accommodation: Camping in tents Activities included: Swimming, campfire Optional activities: N/A
Meals :Dinner

Day 11 : Tully Rainforest to Cairns
We wake early at our rainforest camp for breakfast and then have an interpretative walk through the forest, learning about the traditional indigenous usage of the land. We then head back to Tully and jump on the train to our final destination, Cairns. We arrive late afternoon, then get ready to party tonight to celebrate the final night of your epic East Coast adventure. Accommodation: Central Cairns accommodation Activities included: Interpretative walk through the rainforest Optional activities: Tully Rafting
Meals :Breakfast

Day 12 : Cairns
Today is the last day of your Stray adventure. Be sure to ask your guide for any recommendations on activities and things to do from Cairns. Optional activities: Bungy jumping, Great Barrier Reef dive/snorkel trip, skydive, Atherton Tablelands tour, Cape Tribulations tour
Meals :None

Tours include 1 x pre-night accommodation so you'd arrive on the day before the departure date e.g if you want to depart on Wednesday you'd arrive on Tuesday and have your Tuesday night's accommodation included.

Trips depart every:

  • Wednesday
  • Friday
  • Sunday
  • Mondays (January to March only)

Depending on which you depart additional accommodation may be required in some locations.  Some meals not included.